- Hits: 1922
Born: Greenville, AL
Songwriter, singer, and musician, Rock has had songs on two gold albums by the Oak Ridge Boys as well as the million-selling album "Whiskey Bent and Hell Bound" by Hank Williams, Jr. Other artists who have recorded his songs are: Johnny Rodriquez, Brenda Lee, Waylon Jennings, Jerry Reed, Jeannie Seely, Jerry Jeff Walker, and Carole King. Killough appeared on the precedent-setting first Songwriter's Special on educational television's Austin City Limits. He has played guitar, harmonica, or done background vocals with Hank Williams, Jr., Merle Haggard, Jerry Reed, Mickey Newbury, Jeannie Pruitt, Hank Snow, and others. He also tours as a solo performer.
Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame